This is the authorised Long Version of "Jeder Mensch ist ein Tisch, nur ich bin ein Stuhl" (every human is a table, only I am a chair)
Lutz Mommartz invites some Friends to an experiment: They step in Front of the camera, tip the scale of their personal liberty and jump over their own Shadow.
Anna Plackinger, Marina Achenbach, Paco Knoeller, Thomas Heinser, Lutz Mommartz, Berni Woschek, Reinhard NN, Boris Jacobi, Wolf Dosch, Egon Wöstemeier, Martha NN, Margret Gloddek, Georg Bradtke, Gabi NN, Eochus and Traute Mommartz, Christine Markgraf, Liuba Winterhalder, Tony Morgan, Cecile Bauer, Hans Illner, Michael und Angelika Cording
Director:Lutz Mommatz Producer:Lutz Mommartz Production Company:Mommartzfilm Audio/Visual:sound, color Language:German (no subtitles Keywords:mommartz, german cinema Contact Information:further information:
July 13, 2010 Subject:
BAck in "the day" my friends used to have a similar expression.
"the whole worlds a tuxedo; and Im a brown pair of shoes"
The Lutz Mommartz Film Archive is a collection of the film works of German film-maker Lutz Mommartz, considered to be one of the pioneers in the film genre known as the "other cinema". Mommartz was born in Erkelenz in 1934 and spent most of his life in Dusseldorf. He began making movies in 1967 and eventually became Professor of Film at the Kunstakademie Munster. He still lives and works in Germany, dividing his time between Dusseldorf and Berlin.